Buying

Welcome to the Buying section. Here you will find articles about how to buy a home, first-time home buyers, the cost of buying a home and much more.

Quebec City Neighborhoods for First Time Home Buyers

6 Best Neighborhoods in Quebec City for First-Time Home Buyers

Quebec City is home to many beautiful, historic, and exciting neighborhoods. Depending on your priorities and values, you will find one exactly right for you as a first-time buyer. Quebec is a very safe city by most standards. In fact, … Continue reading

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Mortgage glossary for first-time homebuyers

Mortgage glossary for first-time homebuyers

Buying a property requires you to first become familiar with some new terms that you may not otherwise consider – such as the mortgage glossary for first-time homebuyers. Continue reading

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Buying a Property in Quebec 5 Fundamental Steps

Buying a Property in Quebec: 5 Fundamental Steps

The steps to becoming a homeowner are not the same everywhere you go. Just within Canadian borders, these steps vary from one province to the next. Let’s go over the main steps people looking to purchase a property in Quebec … Continue reading

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DuProprio Big Open House Event 2014 is on May 4,

DuProprio’s Big Open House Event: Hundreds of Home Sellers will Open Their Doors!

On May 4th from 1 pm to 4 pm, hundreds of homeowners across Quebec will be simultaneously opening their doors as part of DuProprio’s Big Open House Event. Continue reading

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6 Things To Do When You Move Into a New Home

Congratulations! You have moved into a new home and are ready to start a new chapter of life. Moving can be very overwhelming, and it can be stressful even through the first few weeks that you’re in your new home. … Continue reading

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9 Advantages of Buying a New Property

9 Advantages of Buying a New Property

Are you unsure about whether to buy a new property or to turn towards the resale market? Other than the purchase price, there are a number of differences to consider before making such a decision. Let’s go over the advantages … Continue reading

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5 steps for picking the right neighborhood

5 Steps for Picking the Right Neighborhood

It comes as no surprise that when it comes to real estate, choosing the right neighborhood is critical. It will determine whether your property will gain little, a lot or no value in the coming years. But how does one … Continue reading

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7 Tips on How to Buy Property Abroad

7 Tips for How to Buy Property Abroad

Canadians are buying more and more property abroad.  When handled well, there are opportunities to find a dream second home or make a savvy property investment at a great price. Here are 7 useful tips on how to buy property … Continue reading

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Canadian Mortgage Rules Changes: Are You in the Loop?

A recent poll revealed that a surprising number of Canadians are not aware of the recent governmental changes to the mortgage market, yet these changes will impact them directly. Among the changes are debt ratio caps, government mortgage insurance changes, … Continue reading

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Ways to Financially Prepare to Buy a Home

5 Ways to Financially Prepare to Buy a Home

For a lot of people, the main obstacle separating them from their goal of buying a home vs.renting is their financial situation. However, there are some simple ways to prepare for buying a property. Continue reading

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